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Ferdinand Magellan, 1581, 16th century

Ferdinand Magellan, 1581, 16th century

Portrait, bust, facing left. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

[Title page illus. with ship VICTORIA and bust portraits of circumnavigators Ferdinand Magellan, Francis Drake, Olivier van Noort, and Sebastiano de Cano. 1626]
Rembrandt van Rijn - [Rembrandt angry, bust], Rembrandt van Rijn

Rembrandt van Rijn - [Rembrandt angry, bust], Rembrandt van Rijn

Title from shelflist card. Print from worn and scratched plate. Bartsch, 10. Bjorkland, 30-M (3rd state). Hubbard Collection.

Rembrandt van Rijn - [Rembrandt with cap pulled forward]

Rembrandt van Rijn - [Rembrandt with cap pulled forward]

Title from shelflist card. Impression from worn and retouched plate with margins 2.5 to 3.5 cm., all around. Hollstein, 319. Rovinski, 319 (7th state). Bjorklund, 31-10 (5th state). Hubbard Collection. Erroneou... More

[Rembrandt in cap and scarf, dark face, bust] / Rembrandt, f. 1633.

[Rembrandt in cap and scarf, dark face, bust] / Rembrandt, f. 1633.

Title from shelflist card. Signed and dated in pencil. On shelflist card: "Printed by Basan? 17 ." Impression from heavily worked plate. Bartsch, 17. Bjorkland, 33-G. Hubbard Collection.

[Illus. title page of The Herball or Generall Historie of Plantes. Gathered by John Gerarde, London, 1636 - shows composite of scenes including figures of Ceres and Pomona, full-length portraits of Theophrastus (d. 287? B.C.) and Pedanius Discordies; also bust portrait (of the author?)]

[Illus. title page of The Herball or Generall Historie of Plantes. Gat...

Illus. in: The Herball or Generall Historie of Plantes. Gathered by John Gerarde, London, 1636, title page. Reference copy may be in LOT 4434J. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Capti... More

Edmund Burke, Esq.

Edmund Burke, Esq.

Portrait, 3/4 bust, facing left. Engraving for the Universal magazine. Printed for J. Hinton at the King's Arms in Paternoster Row. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent r... More

[Busts of Frederick I and Ulrica Eleonora, King and Queen of Sweden, with allegorical figures]
Henricus I. Rex desig. et sculpt. G. Vertue

Henricus I. Rex desig. et sculpt. G. Vertue

Henry I, King of England, bust portrait, left profile, with ornaments and vignette below depicting dungeon scene. Signed on plate. Illus. from: History of England / Paul de Rapin-Thoyras & N. Tindal. London, 17 .

[Vasco Nunez de Balboa taking possession of the Pacific Ocean; with inset bust profile]

[Vasco Nunez de Balboa taking possession of the Pacific Ocean; with in...

Detail of engraved title page. Illus. in: Herrera, Historia General...1726, vol. II. No reference copy. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Richardus I. Rex Anglorum Vertue del. sculp

Richardus I. Rex Anglorum Vertue del. sculp

Richard I, King of England, bust portrait, facing front, in crown and mantle, holding battle-axe, with ornaments. Signed on plate. Illus. from: History of England / Paul de Rapin-Thoyras & N. Tindal. London, 1732.

K. William Ye Conqueror del. et sculp. G. Vertue

K. William Ye Conqueror del. et sculp. G. Vertue

William I or 'William the Conqueror', King of England, bust portrait, facing front, holding sword, with ornaments and vignette of Brittania in supplication below. Signed on plate. Illus. from: History of Englan... More

[John Milton, 1608-1674, bust, facing right, wearing laurel crown]

[John Milton, 1608-1674, bust, facing right, wearing laurel crown]

Illus. in: Milton, Paradise Lost, London, 1734, frontis. Reference copy may be in Biog. File. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

[Silhouette of woman facing left, no. 4]

[Silhouette of woman facing left, no. 4]

Bust silhouette portrait shows unidentified woman facing left. She wears her hair in a bun. A large lock of hair hangs over her forehead.

[Silhouette of girl facing left, no. 2]

[Silhouette of girl facing left, no. 2]

Bust silhouette portrait shows an unidentified girl facing left. Her hair hangs at the nape of her neck, and she wears bangs.

[Silhouette of woman facing left, no. 2]

[Silhouette of woman facing left, no. 2]

Bust silhouette portrait shows unidentified woman facing left. Her hair tapers to the nape of her neck. A small lock of hair hangs over her forehead.

Charles Willson Peale - [Silhouette of woman facing left, no. 5]

Charles Willson Peale - [Silhouette of woman facing left, no. 5]

Bust silhouette portrait shows an unidentified woman facing left with a bun in her hair, and strand of hair over her forehead. Title devised by Library staff. Blind stamp below image: Peales Museum. (DLC/PP-44431).

Charles Willson Peale - [Silhouette of man facing left, no. 9]

Charles Willson Peale - [Silhouette of man facing left, no. 9]

Bust silhouette portrait shows an unidentified man facing left. He has a prominent nose. Title devised by Library staff. Blind stamp below image: Museum. (DLC/PP-44431). qw05 2011-12r

Charles Willson Peale - [Silhouette of man facing right, no. 1]

Charles Willson Peale - [Silhouette of man facing right, no. 1]

Bust silhouette portrait shows an unidentified man facing right. He wears a wig with a ponytail and has a prominent nose. Title devised by Library staff. Reverse image of DRWG/US - Peale, no. 20 (AA size). (DLC... More

[Silhouette of man facing left, no. 10]

[Silhouette of man facing left, no. 10]

Bust silhouette portrait shows an unidentified man facing left. He wears a wig with a ribbon tied around a ponytail and a cravat.

Charles Willson Peale - [Silhouette of girl facing left, no. 1]

Charles Willson Peale - [Silhouette of girl facing left, no. 1]

Bust silhouette portrait shows an unidentified girl facing left. She wears a ribbon high in her hair. A lock of hair hangs over her forehead. Title devised by Library staff. Blind stamp below image: Museum. (DL... More

Charles Willson Peale - [Silhouette of woman facing left, no. 1]

Charles Willson Peale - [Silhouette of woman facing left, no. 1]

Bust silhouette portrait shows unidentified woman facing left. Ink has been used to enhance the outline of her hair. Title devised by Library staff. Faint blind stamp below image: Museum. (DLC/PP-44431).

The hon. James Otis, jun. Esq.

The hon. James Otis, jun. Esq.

Print shows James Otis, bust portrait, flanked by Hercules crushing a snake with his foot and Minerva holding a staff topped with a liberty cap. Title from item. Illus. in: Bickerstaff's Boston almanack, .... B... More

Robt. [Robert] Newell silhouette, American

Robt. [Robert] Newell silhouette, American

Bust portrait silhouette of a young boy identified as "Robt. Newell", facing right. Title from item. Inscribed in ink at top center: 5 Robt. Newell. Inscribed in ink at botom left: Rob' N. (DLC/PP-1998:151.27, ... More

Capt. Gg. [George?] Newell silhouette, American

Capt. Gg. [George?] Newell silhouette, American

Bust portrait silhouette of an elderly man identified as "Capt. G. Newell", facing left. He wears his hair in a short pony-tail tied with a ribbon and he wears a high collar with cravat tied in a bow. Title fro... More

The right honourable William Pitt, Earl of Chatham

The right honourable William Pitt, Earl of Chatham

Print shows William Pitt, bust portrait; medallion above eight lines of verse. Title from item. Illus. in: Bickerstaff's Boston almanack, .... Boston : 1772, title page (cover). Published in: The American Revol... More

Characteristick[sic] Chicasan head

Characteristick[sic] Chicasan head

Chickasaw Indian bust. Illus. in: Bernard Romans' A Concise Natural History of East and West Florida... (1775), opposite page 59. Ref. copy may be in LOT 4391 H. This record contains unverified, old data from c... More

Bickerstaff's Boston Almanack, ...1778

Bickerstaff's Boston Almanack, ...1778

Title page illus. with portr. busts of "The Glorious [George] Washington and [Horatio] Gates". Illus. in: Bickerstaff's Boston Almanack, ...1778. Reference copy may be in Pres. File. This record contains unveri... More

Kushi, print by Utamaro Kitagawa

Kushi, print by Utamaro Kitagawa

Print shows a bust portrait of a woman holding a transparent comb in front of her face. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: vertic... More

Charles Willson Peale - JRS

Charles Willson Peale - JRS

Bust silhouette portrait shows John Rhea Smith (fl. 1785-1809), son of continental congressman Jonathan Bayard Smith (1742-1812) and brother of Samuel Harrison Smith (1772-1845), facing left. Title from item. (... More

Etienne et Joseph Montgolfier freres. Nes à Annonay en Vivarais. Inventeures en Société un globe aérounatique

Etienne et Joseph Montgolfier freres. Nes à Annonay en Vivarais. Inven...

Bust-length double profile portrait of the Montgolfier brothers, French ballonists. After the gold medal designed by Houdon. Printed below portrait: verse and Se vende chez F.M. Will à Augsbourg. Title from ite... More

[Silhouette of George Washington and bust portrait of Benjamin Franklin]

[Silhouette of George Washington and bust portrait of Benjamin Frankli...

Print shows right profile head-and-shoulders portrait of George Washington in oval facing oval containing left profile bust portrait of Benjamin Franklin. Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: The Columbia... More

Thomas Jefferson to Andre Limozin, February 21, 1788, Bust of Marquis de Lafayette; Speculation on War; Fragment Missing
Laurent Guyot - La verite triomphante

Laurent Guyot - La verite triomphante

Print shows, on the upper right, Jacques Necker wearing a toga and standing on clouds above a wall or sarcophagus, holding aloft with his left hand a bust portrait of Louis XVI, and holding at his right shoulde... More

Un peuple est sans honneur, et mérite ses chaines Quand il baisse le front sons le sceptre des reines.

Un peuple est sans honneur, et mérite ses chaines Quand il baisse le f...

Print shows a nude woman pulling back the curtain to a tent to reveal a female figure or mermaid on a bed stabbing a king sitting in a chair; a bust of a satyr is at the head of the bed, and two-faced Justice s... More

Joel Barlow, 1754-1812

Joel Barlow, 1754-1812

Bust portrait. Frontis of A Letter to the National Conv. of France (1793). Engraving by Tisdale. Illus. in: A Letter to the National Conv. of France (1793) frontis. This record contains unverified, old data fro... More

General Washington George Murray, sculpt

General Washington George Murray, sculpt

Print shows a bust profile of George Washington, facing right. "from an origl. drawing" left of image. Associated name on shelflist card: Murray, George. Hart 168; Baker 91.

John Hayes St. Leger, 1737-1789

John Hayes St. Leger, 1737-1789

Bust, facing right. Engraving by P. Roberts, from a miniature painted by R. Cosway, in European Magazine, 27:363 (1795). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions. C... More

John Leland. Book illustration from Library of Congress

John Leland. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Stone bust, facing left. Engraving copyrighted by W. Richardson. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: B.I.; Publ. Ind.

Néker ministre d'état et directeur général des finances en 1788, ministre d'etat et premier ministre des finances en 1790 Duplessi Bertaux inv. et del. ; Duplessi-Bertaux aqua forti ; Levachez sculp

Néker ministre d'état et directeur général des finances en 1788, minis...

Print shows Jacques Necker, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, in medallion above a frieze depicting a violent confrontation between soldiers and citizens on July 12, 1789. Title from item. Printed belo... More

George Washington R.K. Porter delin. ; J. Chapman sculpt

George Washington R.K. Porter delin. ; J. Chapman sculpt

Print shows George Washington, bust portrait, facing right, wearing military uniform and hat, in oval. Title from item. Printed above title: Engraved for MacKenzie & Dents, Select Biography. Hart, 768A Baker, 415

The Damerian Appollo, British Cartoon Print

The Damerian Appollo, British Cartoon Print

Mrs. Anne Seymour Damer chiseling the posterior of a large Apollo, who is holding a spear; as a little girl gazes at the Apollo in astonishment. On a pedestal are two nude figures, one full-face, the other in q... More

C.G. Lamoignon de Malesherbes - né a Paris le 6 Décembre 1721 ; mort le 22 avril 1794 / Aubry del. ; Cardon sculp.

C.G. Lamoignon de Malesherbes - né a Paris le 6 Décembre 1721 ; mort l...

Print shows the apotheosis of Chrétien Guillaume de Lamoignon de Malesherbes, bust portrait, left profile among clouds above allegorical scene with a sarcophagus on which is a reclining female figure holding an... More

Bust portrait of unidentified woman, facing right

Bust portrait of unidentified woman, facing right

Title devised by Library staff. Irregular edges on two sides as print was torn from a sheet. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part of: Popular graph... More

[Bust portrait of woman]

[Bust portrait of woman]

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Chretien.

Twenty five dollars

Twenty five dollars

Print shows a bank note for $25 with a bust portrait of George Washington, right profile, in a medallion surrounded by text which states: "The President, Directois and Company of Washington Bank in Westerly [Rh... More

Charles Balthazar Julien Févret de Saint-Mémin - William Thornton after St. Memin / St.M [monogram]

Charles Balthazar Julien Févret de Saint-Mémin - William Thornton afte...

Print shows William Thornton, bust portrait, left profile, in oval. Title from item. (DLC/PP-1998:151) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress.

Elizabeth Kortright Monroe

Elizabeth Kortright Monroe

Photograph showing Mrs. James Monroe, bust portrait, facing right. Title from item. Photo of oil portrait by John Vanderlyn.

Unidentified woman, bust portrait, facing left, wearing a bonnet

Unidentified woman, bust portrait, facing left, wearing a bonnet

Title devised by Library staff. (DLC/PP-2001:029). Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part of: Documentary drawing filing series (Library of Congress).

[Reverend Samuel Hopkins, D.D., bust portrait]

[Reverend Samuel Hopkins, D.D., bust portrait]

Engraved and drawn by Abner Reed. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Meriwether Lewis

Meriwether Lewis

Bust-and-shoulders silhouette portrait shows the explorer Meriwether Lewis facing right. Purchase; 1915; (DLC/PP-1915:44874).

Joseph C. Cabell d... et gr. par Godefroy a Paris

Joseph C. Cabell d... et gr. par Godefroy a Paris

Print shows Joseph C. Cabell, bust portrait, right profile, medallion. Title from item. Trimmed to within plate mark on right and left; 8.5 cm top to bottom. Inscribed in pencil on bottom: Joseph C. Cabell Pari... More

Thomas Moor [i.e., Moore], July 1804 silhouette, American

Thomas Moor [i.e., Moore], July 1804 silhouette, American

Bust portrait silhouette of Thomas Moore, facing right. Title from item. Embossed blind stamp at the base of the cutout: Peale. Inscribed in pencil at bottom left: 14. Inscribed in pencil on verso: Thomas Moor,... More

Luftfahrt des Herrn Professors Bourguet ; zu Berlin den 23 May Ao 1804 / Tollen, tsc.

Luftfahrt des Herrn Professors Bourguet ; zu Berlin den 23 May Ao 1804...

Bust portrait of Professor Bourguet. Surrounding portrait are illustrations of items related to ballooning including barrels of gas, books and a compass, a balloon, and a parachute. Title from item. Landauer C... More

Gilbert Stuart 1805 - Print, Library of Congress collection silhouette, American

Gilbert Stuart 1805 - Print, Library of Congress collection silhouette...

Print shows a silhouette bust portrait of a man, facing left, by "Gilbert Stuart 1805" above text with signature of Gilbert Stuart, with text that follows "... I have been an author myself. Yours, &c. Wm. Cobbe... More

[Sculpture of Homer, bust portrait, facing front] / Leney sculp.
William Shakespear - from the original picture by Cornelius Jansen / engraved by Chas. Turner, Mezzotinto Engraver in ordinary to His Majesty.

William Shakespear - from the original picture by Cornelius Jansen / e...

Print shows William Shakespeare, bust portrait with lace collar, facing front. Title from item. In upper left corner: Æ 46 1610.

Philip Schuyler Esq'r. maj'r. gen'l. in the American service / Leney sct.

Philip Schuyler Esq'r. maj'r. gen'l. in the American service / Leney s...

Print shows Philip Schuyler, bust portrait, facing left; in oval. Title from item. After ca. 1792 miniature painted by John Trumbull. Published in Port Folio magazine, 1810 (June). Stauffer, 1848 Published in: ... More

Pro Patria Washington Benevolent Society A. Reed sc. E.W. Con

Pro Patria Washington Benevolent Society A. Reed sc. E.W. Con

Print shows George Washington, bust portrait, facing left, with the figure of Fame placing a laurel wreath on his head. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on verso: Gift L.M. Rabinowitz, Jan. 5, 1948. Hart, 5... More

Genl. H. Dearborn / C.W. Peale pinx. ; Edwin sc.

Genl. H. Dearborn / C.W. Peale pinx. ; Edwin sc.

Print shows Henry Dearborn, bust portrait, facing left.

Commodore McDonnaugh heroe of Lake Champlain designd & acquatinted by W. Strickland

Commodore McDonnaugh heroe of Lake Champlain designd & acquatinted by ...

Print showing Commodore Thomas Macdonough, bust portrait, left profile, wearing military uniform. Title from item. No. 82. "This is a second state; the engraver has been erased." Similar to Stauffer 3051 attrib... More

[George Collier, 1738-1795, bust portrait, facing right]
Charles Willson Peale - The eldest son of Judge Breckenridge

Charles Willson Peale - The eldest son of Judge Breckenridge

Bust silhouette portrait shows the eldest son of Judge Henry Marie Breckenridge (1786-1871) facing right. Title from item. Faint blind stamp below image indecipherable. (DLC/PP-44431).

Charles Willson Peale - George Washington, bust portrait, wearing uniform, facing slightly left

Charles Willson Peale - George Washington, bust portrait, wearing unif...

Title devised by Library staff. Printed at top: Tom. 6. Pl. 33g (bis). Stamped on verso: 3909. Attributed by Hart to Charles Willson Peale. Hart, 51 Gift; L.M. Rabinowitz; 1948 Jan. 5. Forms part of: Popular gr... More

Letter signed by James Smith with sketches of two unidentified people, bust portraits, a woman shown in left profile and a man facing slightly left JAS

Letter signed by James Smith with sketches of two unidentified people,...

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in ink at top: Mr. Tucker[?] For I have not time to waight but I wil call on you and pay the [...] the last of next week and I want to no how much do I ask for it it $3... More

Souvenir de Paris Mai 1822 Rullmann del. ; lith de G. Engelmann

Souvenir de Paris Mai 1822 Rullmann del. ; lith de G. Engelmann

Print shows bust portraits of thirteen Swiss artists. Among those possibly depicted are: Peter and Samuel Birmann, Godefroy Engelmann, Franz Hegi, Sigismond Himely, Matthias Gabriel Lory (or his father Gabriel ... More

A view of Cooke's tomb in St. Paul's Church yard, N. York / painted and engraved by I.R. Smith, New York.

A view of Cooke's tomb in St. Paul's Church yard, N. York / painted an...

Print shows the actor Edmund Kean standing with another man, identified as "the physician who attended Mr. Cooke in his last illness", next to the monument Kean had erected in honor of George Frederick Cooke in... More

Psalterium Georgii, Fluvius Eridanus, Cetus, Officina Sculptoris, Fornax Chemica, and Machina Electrica / Sidy. Hall, sculpt.

Psalterium Georgii, Fluvius Eridanus, Cetus, Officina Sculptoris, Forn...

Astronomical chart showing a whale, a harp, chemical apparatus, a mechanical device, and a table on which is a bust and sculpting tools forming the constellations. Illus. in: Urania's mirror, 1825, pl. 28.

Gilbert Stuart - Thomas Jefferson, third president of the United States

Gilbert Stuart - Thomas Jefferson, third president of the United State...

Print shows Thomas Jefferson, half-length portrait, seated at desk, facing slightly left, with hand folded and resting on the desk, on which are books and papers, and a bust sculpture of Benjamin Franklin. Titl... More

Jackson ticket. Honor and gratitude to the man who has filled the measure of his country's glory--Jefferson

Jackson ticket. Honor and gratitude to the man who has filled the meas...

Prints number 1828-5 through 1828-10 make up a series of election tickets for John Van Laer Mcm.ahon and George H. Steuart, Democratic candidates for Baltimore delegates to the Maryland General Assembly in 1828... More

Sketch bust portrait of unidentified woman with an earring
Correct likenesses of the Calthorpe Street seventeen patriotic jurymen CJG

Correct likenesses of the Calthorpe Street seventeen patriotic jurymen...

Print shows bust portraits of "Henry Neville, Benjamin Hastie, Thomas Pearson, Joseph Burgess, William Purday, John Bliss, William Alexander, John Graham, Samuel Stockton, foreman, George Dennis, William Davies... More

[Helen (Benson) Garrison, bust portrait, facing left. Mrs. William Lloyd Garrison]

[Helen (Benson) Garrison, bust portrait, facing left. Mrs. William Llo...

Illus. in: William Lloyd Garrison (1835). Reference copy may be in Biog File. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: PI; Shelf.

Portraits of Hannibal and Cyprian, with vignettes illustrating African character and wrongs

Portraits of Hannibal and Cyprian, with vignettes illustrating African...

An abolitionist print, asserting the nobility of the African peoples and deploring their inhumane treatment under the slave trade. There are two vignettes: "Treatment of the Africans" (top) showing African nati... More

The globe man listening to Webster's speech, on the specie circular

The globe man listening to Webster's speech, on the specie circular

A small, bust-length caricature of Washington "Globe" editor and Van Buren adviser Francis Preston Blair. The print was probably issued in the spring of 1838. In May of that year the Specie Circular, an extreme... More

New England Convention, Sepr. 10th, 1840 / W.J. Rund, s[culpsi]t.

New England Convention, Sepr. 10th, 1840 / W.J. Rund, s[culpsi]t.

A campaign badge produced for the New England Whig Convention, held at Boston on September 10-11, 1840. From top to bottom: an eagle in flight with a banderole reading "Harrison, Tyler" and the words "One fire ... More

Hon. George Kremer member of Congress ... Penna

Hon. George Kremer member of Congress ... Penna

Drawing shows George Kremer, bust portrait, right profile. Title from item. (DLC/PP-1998:151.38) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part of: Documentary drawing filing ... More

Harrison quadrilles. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Harrison quadrilles. Book illustration from Library of Congress

An illustrated sheet music cover for a set of "popular airs" for the piano, dedicated by the publisher to "Whigs of the United States." A Whig campaign piece, the work eulogizes the supposed humble rusticity of... More

New England Convention Bunker Hill. September 10TH. 1840

New England Convention Bunker Hill. September 10TH. 1840

Campaign badge produced for the New England Whig Convention in Boston, September 10-11, 1840. An aureole of light surrounds an oval bust portrait of Harrison, ringed by medallions of the arms of the states of... More

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